Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 1

Federal Budget Expenditures for Agriculture in 2017… AgMinister Tkachyov Announces Priorities for Agricultural Sector for 2017… GOR Approved a Plan for Modernization and Development of Port and Fishery Infrastructure… Government Approved Resolution on Credits for Agricultural Producers at a Preferential Rate… Ministry of Agriculture Develops Regulation on Implementation of a New Mechanism of Support for the Construction of Fishery Vessels Using Investment Quotas… Russian Food Price Inflation in 2016 was 4.6 percent versus 14 percent in 2015…Supreme Eurasian Economic Council Summit took place in St. Petersburg… Facility for Packing Honey Starts Operation in Almaty Region… Interfax-Kazakhstan also reports about construction of a cereal factory in Kostanai region… ZharkentFruit LLP plans to open a sorting plant for fruit and cold storage worth $8.8 million in the Panfilov district of Almaty region in 2017.

Russia: Russian Agricultural Policy and Situation Bi-Weekly Update - 1